TESTING NEW TURBO-ENGINES IN COMMERCIAL SERVICE ON THE PARIS-CAEN ROUTE

NOUVEAUX TURBOMOTEURS A L'ESSAI EN SERVICE COMMERCIAL SUR PARIS-CAEN

For some months a gas turbine train set in commercial service has been equipped with two new traction turbo-engines each developing 1,200 kW at nominal power, instead of the 820 kW provided by the turbo-engines in service until then. Performance is noticeably improved and there are considerable savings in energy and maintenance.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Editions NM

    11 rue de Milan
    Paris 9e,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Senac, G
  • Publication Date: 1978-2-26

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 5-7
  • Serial:
    • Vie du Rail
    • Issue Number: 1632
    • Publisher: Editions NM

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176690
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1978 12:00AM